It is so much fun to make fancy-looking foods with fruits and vegetables. It makes it easier to get the kids to eat their fruits and veggies too. You don’t need any special talent or expensive equipment to do this either.
Here are some of the top rated, fun kitchen gadgets for making fancy fruits and veggies found on Amazon.com.
Spiral veggie cutter- This is a cool gadget that is used to transform vegetables into juliennes, stir fry and pasta. You can choose from various strand styles and is ideal for potatoes, carrots, zucchini and squash. The Brieftons NextGen Spiralizer is a 4-blade veggie spiral slicer that comes with a finger-guard carp, cleaning brush and color manual.
The Veggetti Pro Table-Top Spiralizer features three stainless steel interchangeable blades.
Jalapeno corer- This neat gadget is perfect for removing seeds from jalapenos without having to touch the seeds at all. You won’t end up with burning hands and eyes and removal is quick and easy. The King Kooker Jalapeno Corer Tool is great for not only coring jalapenos but hollowing them for stuffing too.
The Norpro Grip EZ Jalapeno Corer features a stainless steel blade, soft handle, and sharp teeth.
Citrus stripper- Citrus strippers are designed to create ribbons from fruits like oranges, limes, and lemons. These ribbon peels can be used to garnish cocktails, desserts, and salads. The Easylife Stainless Steel Kitchen Tool is ideal for adding flavor to hors d’oeuvres and adding color to cocktails.
The OXO Good Grips Lemon Zester with Channel Knife is great to zest citrus fruits to create garnishes.
Pineapple slicer and dicer- A pineapple slicer and dicer is used for peeling, coring, slicing and dicing pineapple. The Statko Stainless Steel Pineapple Slicer and Corer peels, cores and slices pineapple in a jiffy. It is ideal for creating pineapple rings that are perfectly shaped.
Melon scoop- Melon scoops are designed to help you make perfectly round balls of melon. Happy Sales Melon Baller and Mini Scoop features a sharp edge that is perfect for carving fruits.